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alien

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alien(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (being from outer space)
a. el extraterrestre
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la extraterrestre
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The film is about two science fiction fans who meet an alien.La película es sobre dos fans de la ciencia ficción que se encuentran con un extraterrestre.
b. el alienígena
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la alienígena
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Many wonder if there are aliens living on another planet.Muchos se preguntan si hay alienígenas viviendo en otro planeta.
2. (foreigner)
a. el extranjero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la extranjera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
It's strange to see aliens in the Amish villages.Es raro ver a extranjeros en los pueblos amish.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (extraterrestrial)
a. extraterrestre
In the film, scientists discover an alien form of life.En la película, los científicos descubren una forma de vida extraterrestre.
b. alienígena
I love watching documentaries about possible alien creatures.Me encanta ver documentales sobre posibles criaturas alienígenas.
4. (strange)
a. extraño
His discreet behavior during the dinner with their friends was alien to her.Su comportamiento reservado durante la cena con sus amigos le resultó extraño.
b. ajeno
The quiet life of the island was totally alien to us.La vida tranquila de la isla nos era totalmente ajena.
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alien
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (formal)
a. el extranjero(a)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la extranjero(a)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(foreigner)
2. (from outer space)
a. el extraterrestre mf, alienígena
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la extraterrestre mf, alienígena
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (strange)
a. extraño(a)
it was alien to her natureera ajeno a su carácter
4. (from outer space)
a. extraterrestre, alienígena
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alien [ˈeɪlɪən]
adjective
1 (foreign) extranjero
...what he described as the presence of alien forces in the region
2 (unfamiliar) extraño; ajeno
Alone in an alien culture, he befriended Albertine He found the office a completely alien environment after all his years on the road
alien to ajeno a
The concepts used in quantum physics are quite alien to most people
3 (extraterrestrial) alienígena; extraterrestre
...an alien spaceship/civilization
alien being alienígena (m); extraterrestre (m)
noun
1 (foreigner) extranjeroaextranjera (m) (f);a extranjera
2 (extraterrestrial) alienígena (m); extraterrestre (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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